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Old 06-01-2016, 12:51 AM   #563
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Circus Films..
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Matt Masters a Wild West circus star in the mold of Buffalo Bill Cody, bought a bankrupt circus in 1885 and successfully rebuilt it into a combination 3 ring and Wild West extravaganza, mixing Wild West Show acts with conventional circus acts in a winning combination.. His decision is prompted by his desire to find Lili Alfredo, who disappeared 14 years earlier following the daat of her husband, The Flying Alfredo...At Lisbon, the first port of call, the Circus Maximus capsizes at the pier and puts the show in the toilet.. Masters has to release most of his performers, board out his animals, and go back to performing an act for the Ed Purdy Wild West Show, a staple on the European circus circuit..His first new hire is Emile, a French animal trainer who has a spectacular act involving lions who lie down on him in the ring.. Masters offers to take him on if he will switch from lions to tigers..His second new act is Jojo the Clown and the Wire-Dancing Ballerina...Backstage, Masters discovers that Jojo is an old acquaintace - Aldo Alfredo, brother-in-law of his lost love Lili Alfredo..Despite his reservations at hiring a possible enemy Masters takes the act on and neither he nor Aldo admit to Toni, who is Aldo's niece, that they have met before; or that Jojo the Clown is her uncle..The TWO have an intense confrontation in a bar, ending with Masters slamming a full bottle of brandy..I could not speak..Yeah, my knees got weak..Last me all through the week..Oh, don' Ask why...


El Circo de la Muerte..

The Ringling Brothers Circus was a circus founded in the US in 1884 by 5 of the se7en Ringling Brothers: Albert, August, Otto, Alfred T., Charles, John), and Henry promoted as The Greatest Show on Earth..They expanded their acts into a one ring show..This brought them to the attention of James Anthony Bailey of Barnum and Bailey's Circus as a threatening rival..Bailey continued touring the eastern US until he took his circus to Europe.. That tour started on December 27, 1897 and lasted until 1902..The circus suffered during the 1930s due to the Great Depression, but managed to stay in business..Special dispensation was given to the circus by El Presidenti Roosevelt to use the rails to operate in 1942, in spite of travel restrictions imposed as a result of World War II.. A new marketing poster depicting a threateming circus tiger was also released that year..The Hartford Circus Fire occurred on July 6, 1944, in Hartford, Connecticut..Some of the dead remain unidentified to this day, even with modern DNA techniques...After the death of Irvin Feld in 1984 the circus has been a part of Feld Entertainment, an international entertainment firm headed by Kenneth Feld..The show added a trick horse and a bear at the end of the season..Do you always paint men?.Like clowns ??..


Ringling Brothers..

His examination of all the clues leads to a final denouement in front of the usual suspects during a knife-throwing act..In 1967 Irvin Feld and his brother Israel, along with Houston Judge Roy Hofheinz bought the circus from the Ringling family employs a full-time veterinary staff to provide ongoing medical care for the animals.. Each animal receives regular, thorough medical examinations and all needed vaccinations..Most dogs in the shows are from animal shelters or rescued from poor living conditions...The circus participates in breeding programs for endangered species used in the shows including the Bengal,Siberian tiger, and elephant.. The tiger population is retired to Big Cat Rescue..Many animal welfare and animal rights organizations, such as PETA, are opposed to the use of wild animals in circuses..Currently, the circus maintains 2 circus train-based shows, the Blue Tour and the Red Tour, as well as the truck-based Gold Tour..The circus made Frank a lucrative offer to tour as their star attraction and to enter the show astride an elephant..He's weighing him up, he's weighing him up, shut up.. Eventually, the union gave Buck a special dispensation to introduce Gargantua the Gorilla without registering as an actor...
http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0057952/
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Circus_of_Fear
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ringling_Brothers_Circus
http://forum.davidicke.com/showpost....&postcount=104When the Fox hears the Rabbit scream he comes a-runnin', but not to help..Being smart spoils a lot of things, doesn't it?..The tent fell on 65 grandmothers at a special mass...http://forum.davidicke.com/showpost....&postcount=108

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